Things to do Women’s Day 9 August In Cape Town

National Women’s Day is a South African public holiday celebrated annually on 9 August. 

It’s a day that marks the anniversary of the great women’s march of 1956, where women marched to the Union Buildings to protest against the carrying of pass books.

Here are a few ways to celebrate this Women’s Day:

Be BRAVE at the Women’s Day High Tea at Cellars-Hohenort

On Women’s Day, 9 August, at 2pm, Cellars Hohenort is hosting a ladies high tea to celebrate being a woman, complete with inspirational talk and Hendrick’s Gin added to the usual high tea goodies.

Tickets cost R295 per person. A portion of the proceeds will go towards funding Brave/Rock Girl. The ticket cost includes welcome drinks, Classic High Tea served buffet-style and the talks. In addition, each guest will receive a complimentary gift from luxury beauty brand Molton Brown to the value of R600!

Address: 93 Brommersvlei road Constantia
Contact for more information: 021 795 6226

Shimmy Beach Club is hosting a bold women’s lunch

On Women’s Day, 9 August, Shimmy Beach Club is hosting a bold women’s lunch for the fierce female.

In association with Empower Me, join them from 12-3pm for inspiring talks by experts in the fields of personal branding, finance, inner and outer beauty with canapés, a 2-course lunch and welcome bubbly. There will also be live entertainment, gift bags and fantastic giveaways. Tickets are R550 all inclusive and also allow you access to the after-party. A portion of ticket sales will go the St.Anne’s Home to provide shelter, care and empowerment for abused, destitute and pregnant mothers and their young children.

Book your tickets and reserve your table by emailing janine@empower-me.co.za. Receive a 10% discount on your tickets when you book a table of 10 or more!

Address: 12 S Arm road V&A Waterfront
Contact for more information :021 200 7778

Women’s Day Getaway at the AC Hotel V&A Waterfront

The AC Hotel is the world in one location. Eat, sleep and shop with spacious rooms, fitness centre and even their very own market. Begin business or pleasurable partnerships either with a conference or stylish wedding. The AC Kitchen offers European-inspired breakfast such as baked croissants & artisan-cured meats, as well Spanish-vibe lunch & dinner and the AC Lounge and Bar brings world-class cocktails and shareable plates.

To celebrate Women’s Day, the AC Hotel is offering a special getaway experience for all the beautiful ladies in your life:

  • A suite at the AC Hotel Cape Town Waterfront
  • Sparkling wine on the first night in your room
  • Gin & Tonic trolley experience
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • 2 x canal cruise tickets to the V&A Waterfront

Address: Dockrail road, Foreshore, Cape Town

Contact for more information: 021 137 1100

Smash Hit Show Kinky Boots is teaming up with Radisson Blu Cape Town Hotel & Residence this Women’s Day

A R455 ticket will get you a complimentary welcome drink, a 2-course dinner at the Radisson Blu and a show ticket, plus transport from the hotel to the theatre.

Email bookings.capetown.residence@radissonblu.com to book now!

Directions to Radisson Blu Cape Town Hotel & Residence

100 Beach road, Granger Bay

Contact for more information: 021 441 3000

Live Music and a R99 Pizza Special this Women’s Day at Bellevue Wine Estate

Their next live music evening coincides with Women’s Day on 9 August! Every lady joining the party will receive a complimentary glass of Bellevue MCC. They’re also running a pizza special – any pizza for just R99.

The live music events are free of charge so there’s extra room in the budget for more pizza!

Directions to Bellevue

Bottelary road, Stellenbosch

contact for more information: 021 865 2054